Dallas Timmons - July 20, 2012Dallas Eugene Timmons, 72 of Grand Island, died Friday, July 20, 2012 at St. Francis Medical Center with his family by his side.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Peace Lutheran Church in Grand Island. Rev. Michael Reiners will officiate. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Hordville Cemetery with military honors by the United States Air Force.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at Peace Lutheran Church. Arrangements are being handled through All Faiths Funeral Home of Grand Island.
Mr. Timmons was born March 20, 1940, at home in Hordville, the son of Ernest and Irma (Ortegren) Timmons.
Dallas was raised in Hordville graduating from High School, class of 1957. He entered the United States Air Force serving from 1958 to 1966. He was united in marriage to Betty Ann Brown on Dec. 31, 1959. They were married for 40 years. They lived in Minnesota, Germany, Texas, and Nevada settling in Hordville in 1967. Betty Ann died Jan. 1, 2011.
Dallas was a truck driver owning a trucking company and was a feedlot manager. He built and founded Bunker Hill Cattle Company in 1991 until retiring in 2011.
He was a member of the Saddle Club, Platte Deutsche and a 40-year member of the American Legion.
Survivors include daughter, Betsy Bradley and her children, Lauren and Michael Bradley of Salt Lake City, Utah; son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Zaina Timmons and their children, Rachel and Andrew Mussa of Houston, Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Jody and Larry Seney and their children, Eric, Lisa, Sophie Blase and Taylor Scott, Adam and Amber Blase all of Grand Island; son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Miriam Timmons and their children, Kaitlin and Michael Gogan, Nathan Timmons, and Jordyn and Joslyn Timmons of St. Paul, and brother and sister-in-law, Rodney and Sandy Timmons of Hordville.
He is also survived by many nephews and nieces and many wonderful friends.
His parents and sister, Jerene Theetge, preceded him in death.
Memorials are suggested to Central Nebraska Humane Society or American Legion in St. Paul.
Condolences may be sent to www.giallfaiths.com